Destination guide

Experience the splendour of Orange in holiday homes to rent

The remarkable heritage and delightful foodie culture of Orange make it a wonderful destination for a relaxing retreat. From gorgeous parks and quaint streets to delectable wine bars and fine-dining restaurants, Orange holiday homes to rent are the ideal place for couples and families to kick back, relax and enjoy the scenery.

History

Historic sites near Orange holiday rentals

Orange has a rich heritage celebrated in its many historic sites and museums. Holiday rentals can be found near sites like the Orange Regional Museum, a history museum with local artefacts honouring the people and landscape, and the Orange Regional Gallery, a sleek museum with paintings, sculpture and other artwork from Australian artists. The Banjo Paterson Memorial Park, a park and heritage site honouring the life and work of the poet, and the Emmaville Cottage, a 19th-century farm building linked to Banjo Paterson, are also great places for history buffs.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Orange

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Orange a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Duntryleague Country Club (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Lake Canobolas Reserve (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Brangayne of Orange (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Stockman's Ridge Wines (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Faisan Estate Wines (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Orange

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Orange is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Orange Botanic Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lake Canobolas Reserve (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Mount Canobolas (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Heritage Park (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Orange

Fly into Orange, NSW (OAG), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Bathurst, NSW (BHS), which is 35.4 mi (57 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Orange East Fork Station.

How to get around

Transport to Orange holiday homes

Orange is an easy and convenient destination for local travel. Local airports offer international and domestic flights close to the town’s centre, and car hire, taxis, buses and coaches are available to explore the region at your own pace. Many restaurants, cafes, parks and gardens are within minutes of Orange holiday rentals as well, so you can easily walk or bike to your destination and explore the scenery along the way.

Food & drink 

Orange regional delicacies and local flavours

Orange restaurants and bars reflect both the flavours and delicacies of the region, as well as the local influences of cool-weather wine and fresh produce. Homegrown apples, berries and truffles and locally raised meats combine with the multicultural fare, fresh fish and tropical fruits of New South Wales for a distinctive culinary experience. No matter what you’re in the mood for, you’re certain to find an exciting new dish or a twist on a familiar favourite at the Orange restaurants near your holiday accommodation.

Events

Must-see events in Orange

With food and wine as a centrepiece for the region, Orange has plenty of exciting events for culinary delights. F.O.O.D. Week, a festival in spring with local produce and fine foods from artisans, wineries and farmers in the area, and the Orange Wine Festival, a 10-day event with activities that highlight the region’s premium wines with shows, tastings and workshops using local produce, are excellent events for connoisseurs, aficionados and those of cultured taste. The Cumnock Agricultural Show, a family-oriented agricultural show with local produce and farmers showcasing their products, and the Paddock to Plate Museum Exhibition, a temporary exhibit of food and wine history and culture in Orange and the surrounding area, are also fun for foodies.

Where to stay near Orange?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday rentals near Orange. From 81 Houses to 27 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Orange for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Orange?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Orange. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Orange Health Service: 142 holiday rentals
  • Duntryleague Country Club: 146 holiday rentals
  • Orange Visitor Information Centre: 147 holiday rentals
  • Orange Botanic Gardens: 146 holiday rentals
  • Orange Civic Theatre: 146 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Orange listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Orange?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 81 Houses in Orange. Our other popular types of Orange holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 27 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 27 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orange?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Orange. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.